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 Bill Status of HB0282  101st General Assembly

Short Description:  OIL & GAS-WELL

House Sponsors
Rep. Robyn Gabel - Anne Stava-Murray - Emanuel Chris Welch - Mary E. Flowers - LaToya Greenwood, Camille Y. Lilly, Linda Chapa LaVia, Theresa Mah, Michelle Mussman, Kelly M. Cassidy, Will Guzzardi, Bob Morgan, Sonya M. Harper, John Connor, Daniel Didech, Elizabeth Hernandez, Debbie Meyers-Martin, Karina Villa, Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz, Sara Feigenholtz and Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
225 ILCS 725/1from Ch. 96 1/2, par. 5401
225 ILCS 725/6from Ch. 96 1/2, par. 5409
225 ILCS 725/6.1from Ch. 96 1/2, par. 5410
225 ILCS 725/6.3 new

Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Oil and Gas Act. Defines terms. Specifies information to be included in an application for a well permit. Provides that horizontal wells or wells drilled using directional drilling are prohibited from classification as confidential. Provides that the Department of Natural Resources shall post a weekly notice on its website indicating all permits issued during the preceding week. Specifies information to be included in a well drilling and completion report for horizontal wells or wells drilled using directional drilling. Provides that, subject to specified provisions, the Illinois State Geological Survey and the Department shall make public well drilling and completion reports for horizontal wells or wells drilled using directional drilling by posting the information on their websites. Sets forth requirements relating to the furnishing of chemical disclosure information to the Survey or Department under a claim of trade secret. Sets forth appeal procedures for the denial of a trade secret request. Provides that information furnished under a claim of trade secret is protected from disclosure if the Survey or Department determines that it has not been published or disseminated or become public knowledge and the information has competitive value. Requires the Survey or Department to adopt rules concerning information furnished under a claim of trade secret to a health professional who states a need for the information and articulates why the information is needed. Provides that the Survey or Department shall disclose information furnished under a claim of trade secret to specified personnel when there is a release of a chemical or additive used for drilling or completing a well and it is necessary to protect public health or the environment. Makes other changes.

DateChamber Action
  1/10/2019HouseFiled with the Clerk by Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  1/10/2019HouseFirst Reading
  1/10/2019HouseReferred to Rules Committee
  1/29/2019HouseAssigned to Energy & Environment Committee
  2/6/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Anne Stava-Murray
  2/6/2019HouseChief Sponsor Changed to Rep. Robyn Gabel
  2/7/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Emanuel Chris Welch
  2/7/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. Mary E. Flowers
  2/7/2019HouseAdded Chief Co-Sponsor Rep. LaToya Greenwood
  2/8/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Camille Y. Lilly
  2/13/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Linda Chapa LaVia
  2/19/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Theresa Mah
  2/19/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Michelle Mussman
  2/21/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Kelly M. Cassidy
  2/21/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Will Guzzardi
  2/26/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Bob Morgan
  2/26/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sonya M. Harper
  2/26/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. John Connor
  3/6/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Daniel Didech
  3/6/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Elizabeth Hernandez
  3/7/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Debbie Meyers-Martin
  3/13/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Filed with Clerk by Rep. Robyn Gabel
  3/13/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Referred to Rules Committee
  3/19/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rules Refers to Energy & Environment Committee
  3/20/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Karina Villa
  3/27/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jennifer Gong-Gershowitz
  3/28/2019HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Sara Feigenholtz
  3/29/2019HouseRule 19(a) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  3/29/2019HouseHouse Committee Amendment No. 1 Rule 19(c) / Re-referred to Rules Committee
  5/22/2020HouseAdded Co-Sponsor Rep. Jonathan "Yoni" Pizer
  1/13/2021HouseSession Sine Die

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